"Everything rises and falls on LEADERSHIP" Dr. John C Maxwell.
The Leadership Academy SA is honored to be an official partner with Dr. John C Maxwell, to provide practical leadership solutions for personal and organizational growth. Dr. John C. Maxwell is a #1 New York Times bestselling author, coach, and speaker who has sold more than 26 million books in fifty languages. In 2014 he was identified as the #1 leader in business by the American Management Association® and the most influential leadership expert in the world by Business Insider and Inc. magazine.  The recipient of the Mother Teresa Prize for Global Peace and Leadership from the Luminary Leadership Network, Dr. Maxwell speaks each year to Fortune 500 companies, presidents of nations, and many of the world’s top business leaders.
Since 2013 Elaine Jacob, for the Leadership Academy SA, has joined Dr. John Maxwells Team and has been mentored and coached by Dr. Maxwell himself as well as the World Class Leadership and Coaching Faculty. As the Leadership Academy, SA's Chief Imagineer - Elaine Jacob has worked across the Continent of Africa and globally in Developing Organizations most Precious Resource -"the PEOPLE"
Our passion is to change the world and we believe that Leadership is the Key. The Leadership Academy SA partners with individuals and organizations to Activate & Maximise their Leadership & Entrepreneurial Potential & Performance by providing Executive Leadership Development and Coaching Programmes.
We Envision a world where Everyone in the World are VECTORS*
*Vectors Live Life with Magnitude and Direction!!
Our Values:
- Curiously Creative
-Passionately Innovative
-Super Pumper Positive
- Knock the Guts out of Expectations
- Fierce in adding Value to Others
- Desperately Huuuunnnngggrrrryyyy to Change the world 

Our Vision

We envision a world where peopel are leaders of their own lives, they wake up excited by the work they do and come home fulfilled by the contribution they have made to world at large. They Aspire Higher Constantly!!

Our Mission

Our Mission is to help people turn on their leadership switch , to ignite the light that is buried within them, to Aspire Higher and Be the Change they want to see in the world!!


"Everything rises and falls on LEADERSHIP" Dr John C Maxwell.

The Leadership Academy SA is honoured to be an offical partner with Dr John C Maxwell, providing practical leadership solutions for personal and organsiational growth.  Dr John C. Maxwell is an Author of over 73 Leadership Books and a Key Note Speaker to most if not all, Fortune 500 companies in the United States of America.

Since 2013 Elaine Jacob, the Leadership Spearhead for the Leadership Academy SA, has joined Dr John Maxwells Team and has been mentored and coached by Dr Maxwell himself-

"I am John's Legacy", said Ms Jacob at the Official Launch of the Academy in SA. "John is an amazing man and its a Great Honour for me to be part of his legacy to impact the world and add value to peoples lives. I have been changed by Dr Maxwells teaching and so I am big advocate for Human Growth and Change."

The Academy believes that Leadership is the critical factor in the rise and fall of a PERSON, an ORGANISATION, and a NATION.

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Elaine has been trained by the John Maxwell Faculty of excellent teachers and coaches. The worlds best names include: Mr Paul Martinelli (John Maxwell Team President), Mr Scot Faye (John Maxwell Team Vice President), Mr Roddy Gailbrath (Speaker Trainer for the John Maxwell Team and Mr Les Brown), Mr Ed de Costa, Mr Christian Simpson, and Ms Mellisa West.